Disability

Theater and healing: An conversation with the production company of "A Sunbeam"

The play's the thing. Theater offers reflections of reality but can it serve as a specific tool in tackling problems? Jo Ann and Dave talk with members of PassinArt: A Theater Company about their production of "A Sunbeam" by award-winning playwright John Henry. This unique ... Read more

Health and Health Care Forum

Airs at: Sun, 03/22/2009 at 5:00pm
Produced for Radiozine
  "Four Health Care Advocates Talk about the Oregon State Legislature."    Roberta Hall moderates a discussion with Joe Zaerr representing the Archimedes Movement, Betty Johnson representing Health Care for All Oregonand Mid-Valley Health Care Advocates, and Mike Huntington... Read more

Interview with Chris Cooke, a successful Naturopathic Physician who is blind.

Airs at: Sun, 03/01/2009 at 4:00pm
Produced for Sounds of Awareness
  Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Chris Cooke, a successful Naturopathic Physician who is blind. She shares her insights into the healing arts and her success in the use of alternative techniques to better serve her patients.        Read more

Annette Arnold Boyd interview

Airs at: Thu, 02/05/2009 at 4:00pm
Produced for Sounds of Awareness
Paul van Dyke interviews Annette Arnold Boyd about her limited vision Read more

chapter three already!

Want to start at the beginning?  Go down two more blogs.  In this chapter the "rapture" hits the cruise liner, and the libido hits the fan.   THREE   Rod Rigidson stiffly pretended to look over the NOAA report as he stood at the bridge.  The area was quiet, except for the wh... Read more

John Robison, "Look Me In The Eye"

Airs at: Mon, 11/10/2008 at 4:00pm
Produced for Sounds of Awareness
John Robison tells his Asperger's syndrome story in his New York Times best seller,"Look Me In The Eye". "Look Me in the Eye" is about growing up with Asperger’s syndrome — a high functioning form of autism — overcoming my limitations, and ultimately becoming a successfu... Read more

Health At Every Size

Airs at: Sun, 08/24/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
  Today, Host Dr. David Naimon and Holistic Health proponent Dr. Jonathan Robison discusses his new paradigm for helping people with eating and weight-related concerns, called Health at Every Size.Dr. David Naimon Read more

Disabled Residents Allege Police and Housing Department Harassment

Airs at: Wed, 08/13/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Evening News
The residents of Jubilee Community's Redwoods housing unit allege they are being harrassed by the police, housing inspectors and members of the Bureau of Housing and Community Development.  Jacob Anderson-Minshall reports on the story, and interviews residents, the property... Read more

Healthcare Premiums up 35% July 1st

Airs at: Sun, 06/29/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Healthwatch
One year ago Regence Blue Cross raised rates by an average of 19%. This year's increase is a whopping 35% scheduled to take effect on July 1. Britta Duncan, co-chair of Jobs with Justice' Healthcare Committee and Secretary/Treasurer of ILWU Local 5 will join host Martha Odo... Read more

Telephone Options for people with disabilities

Airs at: Thu, 06/05/2008 at 5:00pm
Produced for Sounds of Awareness
Host Paul Van Dyck speaks with Bob Gravely of Qwest about telephone options for people with disabilities. Read more